Study: Cannnabis Useful in Treatment of Diabetic Neuropathy

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By Laird Harrison, Medscape

Inhaled cannabis can blunt the pain of diabetic neuropathy without seriously impairing cognitive function, a new study shows.

“The higher the dose, the more the pain relief,” first author Mark Wallace, MD, told Medscape Medical News....

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Marijuana Users Should Be Outraged Over This New Dangerous Trend

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Let’s be clear about this. According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), “Synthetic marijuana is a designer drug that does not contain marijuana but rather contains any of a variety of plants sprayed with laboratory-produced chemicals.”...

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Experts and Families Demand Legal Protection With Cannabis for Autism

Mike Zimmer

The Michigan Medical Marijuana Review Panel voted 4-2 in favor of a petition calling for the addition of autism to the list of qualifying conditions allowing for a medical marijuana license under the MMMA. This was a tremendous victory for the families and experts that have supported this effort for the past two years. However, the final decision...

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Study: No Link Between Chronic Cannabis Use in Teens and Physical/Mental Health Issues

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A 20-year study with over 400 participants has found that cannabis use among teens, even chronic long-term use, is not associated with physical and mental health problems later in life.

“What we found was a little surprising,” says lead researcher Jordan Bechtold, a psychology research fellow at the University of Pittsburgh Medical...

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